non-fiction

Book Giveaway & Review: Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo

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Behind the Beautiful Forevers

We almost never review non-fiction and never publish reviews on Sundays. Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity by Katherine Boo is, however, well worth having as an exception. Katherine Boo is a Pulitzer Prize winning author and her new narrative non-fiction work has made it onto all of the […]

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Bossypants: You’re Nobody Until Somebody Calls You Bossy

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Bossypants

We have a new guest reviewer, Suzy Beal, who’ll be contributing reviews to PopcornReads.com from time to time. We’re very happy to have her aboard so please give her a warm welcome. Fans of 30 Rock and Saturday Night Live will find much to like in Tina Fey’s Bossypants, her part-memoir/part-self-help book, which also takes […]

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Valentine Giveaway: 4 Novels for You to Win

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Follower Love Giveaway Hop

  Today marks the beginning of the Follower Love Giveaway Hop. This is a huge hop with over 300 book-related web sites and blogs participating. WooHoo! We love our  followers – Our giveaway is  going to have 4 winners because we’re giving away 4 wonderful novels in 4 different genres! Check out the novels below. […]

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Creepy Cheap Thrills Saturday: Halloween Giveaway & Cheap E-Books

Cheap Thrills
Creepy Jack O'Lantern

  We thought it would be lovely to christen the return of Cheap Thrills Saturdays by making it a Halloween theme of creepy, crawly e-books to keep you Kindle owners up at night. *cue the evil laugh* And to kick off the return of this beloved tradition, we’ve got a creepy giveaway too! Creepy Cheap […]

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Book Giveaway – The Kitchen Counter Cooking School by Kathleen Flynn

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The Kitchen Counter Cooking School

About a month ago Viking approached me about reviewing Kathleen Flinn’s newest book, The Kitchen Counter Cooking School: How a Few Simple Lessons Transformed Nine Culinary Novices into Fearless Home Cooks. They gave me some material from and about it to look over before making my decision. I was very impressed with both the concept […]

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Giveaway of Death in the City of Light: The Serial Killer of Nazi-Occupied Paris

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Death in the City of Lights

When I requested an advance reader copy of David King’s Death in the City of Light: The Serial Killer of Nazi-Occupied Paris, I thought it was fiction. I had no idea this was a true story, which makes it even more of a chilling read. Are you fascinated by serial killers? Then this is quite […]

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